Hospital second in Kansas to use Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Technology

Dr. J. Scott Pigg, orthopaedic surgeon with Newton Medical Center, right, talks to Dallas Kane, R.N., recently at the hospital. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now
By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now Sandra Rohe had bone rubbing against bone with her osteoarthritis in both of her knees and needed to have them replaced. “As Dr. Pigg told me, my knees were shot,” Rohe said. “I’m kind of unique, possibly, because I had my left knee totally replaced by Dr. Pigg on April 6, 2017, the ‘old-fashioned way.’ Then I had my right


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